I read a story once- in a comic book- about a beautiful woman who lived on a planet that was on the verge of technology that would take its people to an entirely new plateau of existence. They would soon evolve to become advanced beings, and so, the lord of the dream world fell in love with this beautiful woman who lived on this planet. In this story, he took this woman as his lover- and in the beginnings of their courtship, took her to a gathering in another realm.… Read more The Sun Who Loved the Girl →
Another item I baked last night- a mushroom, onion and cheese quiche. I haven’t baked a quiche in over a year (see earlier posts), so I was pleasantly surprised with how well this one turned out. For the crust, I used white flour, salted butter, and kneaded the dough by hand (which I find is the most effective as opposed to using my mixer). I tried a different technique for the filling- instead of chopping the ingredients and beating them together with the egg and milk mixture, I blended them… Read more Quiche Revisitied →
I made this pizza from scratch last night, using yeast in the dough with white flour. The toppings include Saputo mozzarella cheese, and red peppers.
The Great Upheaval *update* I got the chance to visit the Art Gallery of Ontario’s exhibit featuring works of Picasso, Kandinsky, and Franz on Tuesday and I must open by saying, that I did not enjoy it. I found many of the works to be stilted, boring, and reminiscent of art deco (which I am not a huge fan of). I found that the works were not my taste- I am sure that the Guggenheim considers them as masterpieces but I definitely do not agree. I spent 45 minutes in… Read more The Great Upheaval →
I’ve had a lot of time to work on hobbies in the past few weeks. A friend of mine works in Early Childhood Education, so we are collaborating on a… Read more Summer Projects →
Theater Aquarius This sculpture..or is it a statue? I don’t know the difference if there is one.
Experimental Fabric Design Inspiration: A lazy woman’s haute couture This was always meant as a throne piece accent cushion. In my opinion there should only ever be one of these… Read more Lilac Flirty Cushion →
The elephant excursion. I say excursion because these were a pain in the ass to master and it took much too long. Inspiration: Soft and plush and interesting. Let me… Read more Elephant Cushion →